Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum in Colorado Springs is now fully complete

Diller Scofidio + Renfro (DS+R)’s United States Olympic & Paralympic Museum (USOPM) officially began welcoming the fully masked-up and socially distanced public last July in Colorado Springs, Colorado, after its planned opening was pushed back from May due to the coronavirus pandemic. It wasn’t until this past week on July 1, however, that the larger project made its full formal debut with the opening of a 250-foot-long pedestrian bridge connecting the spiraling, 60,000-square-foot museum to the adjacent America the Beautiful Park.

Also designed by DS+R, the 550-ton sculptural steel span, which was carefully hoisted into place last October above an active rail yard bisecting the museum campus and the park,

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